An essential part of becoming a wizard is making sure you have the right wand to cast spells, and there is no better place to get your wand than at Universal Studios Orlando.
Universal Studios sells one of the most popular items for wizards, the magical wands at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Many Harry Potter enthusiasts love heading to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, not only to see Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley but to be a part of the magic.
And, if you have have an interactive wand, you can cast spells while in the park.
What are the Wands at Universal Studios?
The toy Harry Potter wands for sale at Universal Orlando are from the J.K. Rowling books and movies. These magical wands help any wizard cast their magical spells.
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You can buy two types of wands at Universal, Traditional Wands and Interactive Wands.
Each wand is unique, sculpted in resin, and hand-painted.
The Traditional Wands are thin and are about 14” to 16” in length. These wands do not come with any magical powers, but there are many different designs to choose from. Each is named after a different Harry Potter Wizard.
The Interactive Wands give you the magical powers to cast spells throughout The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Hogsmeade, and Diagon Alley.
These Interactive wands allow you to create unique experiences throughout these areas in the park by simply waving your wand. Each Interactive Wand comes with a map to use your cast your spells. The Interactive Wands are slightly bigger and heavier than the Traditional Wands.
How Much are the Wands at Universal?
The cost of a wand at Universal Studios depends on the type of wand you want to buy. There are many different wands for sale and differ in price depending on the type of wand you want to buy.
The more basic Traditional Wands are about $55.00 per wand. The Interactive Wands begin at approximately $59.00 per wand. You can find the Interactive Collector’s Edition Wands for $75.00.
Where Can I Buy Harry Potter Wands?
There are a few different places to purchase your magical wand at Universal.
- Online – You can buy your wand online before heading to the Theme Park at shop.universalorlando.com.
- Ollivanders Wand Shop – The most popular place to buy a wand at Universal, Ollivanders Wand Shop, is in Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley. This dusty shop has floor-to-ceiling boxes of wands to choose from. They offer your own unique wand, character wand replicas, and many more magical items!
- Wands By Gregorovitch – Ollivanders’ biggest rival, Gregorovitch, also creates beautiful and unique mystic wands. They sell many different wands, and one of their more popular wands is the Bulgarian Quidditch Champion Victor Krum Wand. You will find Wands by Gregorovitch in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Diagon Alley.
- Universal Gift Shop – On your way out of the park, you can stop by the main Universal gift shop at the front of Universal to pick up a wand if you don’t have the chance to buy one from Ollivander’s Wand Shop or Wands By Gregorovitch.
Each wizard has a perfect wand that is unique and perfect to them. If you are spending the day at Universal, opting for the Interactive Wand can be exciting and is not that much more expensive than the Traditional Wand one.
So, which enchanting wand will you choose?